Category: Numbers

Tuberculosis Stats -Jamaica & The World






Global Statistics Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide. In 2015, 10.4 million people fell ill with TB and 1.8 million died from the disease (including 0.4 million among people with HIV). Over 95% of








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#Infographic: By The Numbers: Jamaica’s 2016 Crime Statistics






At her first press conference on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 to announce her 90-day crime-fighting plan, acting commissioner of police, Novelette Grant, issued a press release detailing some of the accomplishments of the Jamaica Constabulary Force in 2016. The press








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Jamaica 2016 Year In Review: Health






From the appearance of the Zika virus and the very real threat of microcephaly, to new-born infants dying from infections in two of the nation’s most revered hospitals, 2016 was a year in which Jamaica’s healthcare system frequently held the attention of the nation. The








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#Infographic: Domestic Violence in Jamaica by the Numbers (2016)






Tracking the numbers and cases for domestic violence in Jamaica from 2010-2016.








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